MEWINA Holds Consultation Workshops (Egypt), September 25, 2013, Pyramiza hotel, Cairo, Egypt

MEWINA Holds Consultation Workshops (Egypt)On September 25th, 2013, Egypt’s Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation organized its national Consultation Workshop. It was attended by the MEWINA Regional Coordinator, the Rapid Assessment consultants and assessors, the National Coordinator, the National M&E Specialist & the National Task Force members and other stakeholders. It aimed at discussing the findings of the Rapid Assessment of Monitoring and Evaluation Systems and Water Indicators, namely the draft national RA Report of Egypt, the draft RA transboundary Report of Nile River Basin (NB), the draft RA transboundary Report of Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System (NSAS), as well as the AMCOW Report.

The workshop objective was to verify data and indicators at the national level and to reach an agreed upon set of water sector indicators which will contribute to the preparation of the periodical national State of the Water Report, and hence, the sub-regional and regional SOW Reports.